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Basel: Fed v Joker on tap tomorrow? Delpo v Ferrer in Valencia?

Basel, Valencia

November 05, 2011 | 08:56 AM

With semis today in both cities, the prospect looms for the first finals featuring multiple top ten combatants since New York.

In Basel, Federer beat Roddick for the 21st time (6-3, 6-2), while Wawrinka beat Mayer 2 and 2 to set up their semis today. Roger's won the event 4 of the last 5 years, losing only to 2009 winner Djokovic.

Roger's semi will be broadcast LIVE on THE TENNIS CHANNEL at 12:30 EST.

Joker dropped the 1st set 2-6 to Baghdatis before cruising to the semis, 6-2, 6-3, where he's now playing Kei Nishikori, a 3 set winner over Kukushkin in the day's longest battle. (TENNIS CHANNEL 9:30 AM)

In Valencia, 6th seeded Del Potro defeated Querrey 6-2, 7-5 and faces Granollers, a 3 set winner over #3 seed Monfils.

#1 seed David Ferrer defeated Davydenko 6-3, 6-4, and faces unseeded Juan Monaco, a 6-3, 6-3 winner of Ferrero.

In the Paris Masters qualifier, #2 seed Donald Young won his first match and top seed Bernard Tomic plays later.


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